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  • Andrew JACKSON: Could not agree more. WE need a Highway planned for future. How long before the Libs try to turn it into a toll road or sell it to the Singapore Provident Fund. The Bruce Highway is 1600Km... (1 week ago)
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  • Susan Pippet: Mathias, you are so wrong with this ill conceived project. There appears to be no proper planning or consultation with the community. It is a ridiculous concept, you don't build freight freeways... (1 week, 1 day ago)
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  • Tibor Majlath: FIRSTLY, a 'bill' is the total amount paid - it includes 1. electricity used; 2. network charges. 3. taxes. The LNP's Goods & Services Tax (levied on the total bill) = $7365.37 / 11 =... (1 week, 3 days ago)
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  • Tibor Majlath: The Minister's office did the analysis according to the Herald Sun. The analysis involved applying 18 years of inflation at 2.5 CPI per annum to the highest price model to make the figures even... (1 week, 4 days ago)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: The incumbent Prime Minister and his Minister for Mining, erroneously labelled Minister for the Environment. Are following the previous Labor governments policies of allowing entry for any... (1 week, 6 days ago)
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  • ron gray: i would like to know why it is taking so long for people in Caboolture to be able to get internet, we have been told that it will be over 2 years before ports are going to be available in this... (1 week, 6 days ago)
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  • Mark Duffett: "nobody, not even the best engineers and technologists in the world, in Russia, in Japan and in North America have ever figured out how to make it work." More rubbish:... (2 weeks ago)
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  • Mark Duffett: "The world nuclear industry:status report 2015...has been in publication for six or seven years now, and it is an extraordinarily valuable resource. They do not bring an agenda—they would not... (2 weeks ago)
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  • Jacob Mulquin: - Current bill has been seen multiple times previously - Outlines suspicions of the government's bias - Questions whether the government's rhetoric and actions are in sync - Notes that... (2 weeks, 1 day ago)
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  • Jacob Mulquin: - Registered organisations are not companies - Bill creates administrative burden on smaller registered organisations - Registered organisations can be much smaller than companies - Companies... (2 weeks, 1 day ago)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: That's encouraging, and that should be policy over all political parties. Sadly it's not. (2 weeks, 1 day ago)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: Logging destroys much more than the forest, logging and burning the timber is madness because it destroys the air quality as well. Creating tree plantations to harvest for the purpose of logging... (2 weeks, 4 days ago)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: Logging destroys much more than the forest, logging and burning the timber is madness because it destroys the air quality as well. Creating tree plantations to harvest for the purpose of logging... (2 weeks, 4 days ago)
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  • Meredith Doig: Good for you, Graham. I also started my career as a teacher and it was a great training ground for me (and hopefully I added some value to the kids!) (2 weeks, 4 days ago)
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  • Jack Reynolds: Agree the RFA needs to be scrapped as a bad joke that just favoured the export woodchip trade. 700% increase in woodchipping in the Tambo district once the RFA was signed off. While VicForests... (2 weeks, 6 days ago)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: This sounds wonderful. But there are some pressing wildlife issues that need action prior to 2020. (2 weeks, 6 days ago)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: Urgent action is required. I read that Greg Hunt MP has put in place Australia's first threatened species strategy, but by 2020? This isn't urgent action. It could also be much like the Spot... (2 weeks, 6 days ago)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Mr. Hunt: These price rises flow through to butchers, they flow through to cold-store owners and they flow through to trucking operators who carry goods through refrigerated trucking. Anybody... (3 weeks, 4 days ago)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Mr. Hunt: It is not just electricity. It is also refrigeration. The Prime Minister tried to say that there was already a refrigerant charge and there was. Let me give you some examples. It has... (3 weeks, 4 days ago)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Mr.HUNT: Indeed, to paraphrase the Prime Minister, that is the whole point of the carbon tax—to increase electricity prices. What exactly are those price rises? We see in Queensland, where the... (3 weeks, 4 days ago)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: Although Wyatt Roy thinks it OK to interrupt his intellectual better he has never mentioned "ethanol" in any of his speeches in House of Reps. Roy recognizes that Petrol Prices are far too... (12 July 2015)
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  • Andrew Simmons: The full Q&A transcript is at http://www.abc.net.au/tv/qanda/txt/s4242255.htm (11 July 2015)
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  • Andrew JACKSON: SEnator Brandis's comments are dwarfed by but=his giovernemnt buying CHICOM Uniforms, Indonesian Boots, Japanese Subs and Italian Spartan replacements for the Caribou in the latter case years... (1 July 2015)
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  • Tibor Majlath: Which gas are we talking about? Which gases will be attracting $75,000 of tax? This reference might be to R404A which attracts that tax. It is 3260 times more potent as a greenhouse gas... (29 June 2015)
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  • Charlie Schroeder: All liberal governments, state or federal know the price of everything, but the value of nothing. (26 June 2015)
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